Green Belt Articles
Our founding in 1945 was prompted by the threat to build on the green space that surrounds Chipping Barnet on three sides. We continue to campaign for the protection of the Green Belt in Barnet and surrounding areas. The Society is an active member of the London Green Belt Council
Dec 2021 Whither our Green Belt?
Oct 2021 Goodbye to our Green Belt?
The Barnet Society’s 75th birthday in 2020 was a timely moment to celebrate the local Green Belt that was the original reason for our existence.
The following five articles are a collaboration between Owen Jones, a longstanding member of the Society and editor of Rambles Round Barnet Parts 1 & 2, and Robin Bishop, who write about the challenges today to the landscape in which each walk is set.
Jun 2020 Barnet’s new regional park?